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The Periodic Table Project has been a great succeswith the free tablet apps being downloaded over 15 000 times. The Periodic Table Project App is available for Apple, Blackberry and Android devices.

Chem 13 News magazine is running a contest to design tiles for the four newly named elements, nihonium (Nh), moscovium (Mc), tennessine (Ts) and oganesson (Og). The deadline for contest submissions has been extended to March 31, 2017. See the new elements contest page for more details.

  1. Jan. 25, 2017Waterloo’s winning iGEM team recruiting for the 2017 competitionWaterloo iGEM logo.

    There’s nothing like a winning tradition: last year’s Gold Medal standing at the 2016 International Jamboree was Waterloo’s fourth straight annual win at a competition that attracts more than 270 teams from 42 countries.

  2. Dec. 5, 2016Professor Pierre-Nicholas Roy highlighted at national funding announcementJohn Thompson, Bettina Hamelin, Pierre-Nicholas Roy, Cameron Stewart, John Turri, James Craig, David Blowes, MP Bardish Chagger

    The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and the Canada Research Chairs (CRC) program has awarded more than $11 million to the University of Waterloo. The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, and member of parliament for Waterloo, made the announced Friday at Waterloo’s Science Teaching Complex on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science.

  3. Aug. 26, 2016Waterloo chemists develop promising cheap, sustainable grid energy storagewindmill and solar panels

    Waterloo chemists have developed a safe, high-capacity zinc-ion battery that costs half the price of current lithium-ion batteries, yet lasts twice as long.

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  1. Feb. 21, 2017Chemistry Seminar Series: Mingfeng Wang

    Multifunctional polymeric nanostructures for cancer imaging and therapy

    Mingfeng Wang
    Assistant Professor
    Division of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
    Nanyang Technological University

    Tuesday, February 21, 2017
    10:30 a.m.
    C2 361 (Reading Room)

    Host:  Xiaosong Wang

  2. Feb. 22, 2017CHEM 795 Seminar: Abhinandan Shyamsunder

    Non-aqueous electrolytes for Li-S batteries

    Abhinandan Shyamsunder

    Wednesday, February 22, 2017
    10:00 a.m.
    EIT 2053 (Main Link Room)

  3. Feb. 23, 2017CHEM 795 Seminar: Jacob Soley

    Design and synthesis of β-keta-α,α,difluorosulfonamides 

    Jacob Soley

    Wednesday, February 23, 2017
    10:00 a.m.
    EIT 2053 (Main Link Room)

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